Tonsillectomy is the surgical procedure for removal of the tonsils.
Chronic infections of the tonsils, called tonsillitis, is the main reason to have a tonsillectomy.
What alternative treatment can be recommended?
Will surgery be recommended?
What anesthetic will be used? How long will the person be anesthetized? F
How long does the surgery take?
What can be expected after surgery?
Will any medications be prescribed? What are the side effects?
Will the tonsils grow back?